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‘Many Faces of Yakutsk’: Presentation of a film about non-indigenous peoples
‘Many Faces of Yakutsk’ is a series of films about those who, by the will of fate, found themselves in Yakutsk and stayed here forever. This film became possible thanks to the project
. The premiere took place on March 13 at the
‘Tales of the North’ in the network!
This year, in honor of its twentieth anniversary, the joint-stock company
, a subsidiary of PJSC ALROSA, released the multimedia disc
Tales of the Peoples of the North,
which included more than 30 fairy tales, traditions and epic stories in seven languages of the peoples of the North.
2nd Congress of the Union of Communities of Indigenous Peoples of the North will be held in Yakutsk
Issues of social support for indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North, education in nomadic tribal communities, problems of hunting and traditional fishing, sustainable development of reindeer husbandry will be discussed on March 9-11 at the 2
Congress of the Union of Communities of Indigenous Peoples of Yakutia.
7 billion rubles to implement the national policy in the next three years
The federal budget will allocate 2.3009 billion rubles for events of the "Implementation of State National Policy" state program in 2019, 2.2675 billion rubles in 2020, 2.2771 billion rubles in 2021, said at a meeting of the State Duma Committee on Nationalities its chairman, Ildar Gilmutdinov, on October 10, reports the Parlamentskaya Gazeta
700 million rubles to support reindeer herding
Additional 238 million rubles from the regional budget will be allocated to support of the reindeer herding in Yakutia, reports the press service of the State Assembly (Il Tumen) of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
8 facts about Yukaghirs
Yukaghirs, Odul, Vadul (self-name means
), Etel, Etal (Chukchi name), Omoki (obsolete Russian) – an ethnic group in the Russian Federation
A branch of the Society for Russian Philology will be created in Yakutia
The Department of the Society for Russian Philology will be established in 2017 in Yakutia, a spokesman for the government of the republic told
A unique catalog on the cultural heritage of Yakutia
The National Art Museum of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) will host a presentation of the system album-catalog "Material and Spiritual Culture of the Peoples of Yakutia in Worlds
(17th - early 20th centuries)", Volume I "The Siberian Collection in Museums of the United States" by Professor Zinaida I. Ivanova-Unarova, Professor of Art Studies Department of the Arctic State Institute of Culture and Arts, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, art critic.
Alaska will purchase 1000 reindeer in Chukotka and Yakutia
The Indigenous Peoples Corporation of Barrow in Alaska will purchase up to 1,000 reindeer from the regions of Russia, which will allow the industry that is in decline in the American Arctic to grow and to increase the number of domestic animals. This was reported by the Executive Director of the secretariat of
international organization Mikhail Pogodaev.
Aleksandr Zhirkov participates in the UN Permanent Forum
The Chairman of the State Assembly (Il Tyumen) of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Aleksandr Zhirkov, is on a working visit to New York, where he participates at the invitation of the Secretariat of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues in 17
session of the Permanent Forum at the UN headquarters.
ALROSA presents “Tales of the Peoples of the North” to schools and colleges of Yakutia
Almazy Anabara, a subsidiary of ALROSA, handed over the multimedia discs of “Tales of the Peoples of the North” to the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
Anatoly Bravin: NCOs - Yakutia ranks third in the Far East
According to the Ministry of Justice of Russia, 2.128 non-commercial organizations are registered in the republic. Of these, 1.958 are socially oriented (SO NCOs). This was stated by the Minister for Development of Civil Society Institutions of Yakutia Anatoly Bravin during Public annual report on the results of 2017.
Ancient Evenki rite at Sino-Russian wedding
On a rainy, but wonderful day, August 11, an Evenki rite was held at the settlement of the reindeer herders of the village of Iengra at a Russian-Chinese wedding.
Andrei Krivoshapkin: The goal of 7th Indigenous People Congress is to protect the northern way of life
The increased level of self-awareness of the indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North was noted by the president of the Association of Indigenous Minorities of Yakutia Andrei Krivoshapkin at the plenary session of 7
Congress of Indigenous People of the republic.
Arctic Council to discuss indigenous minorities of Russia's North
On August 30, Russia’s Sabetta will host the VII international meeting of the Arctic Council’s members, observers and foreign scientists
Assembly of the Peoples of Yakutia will gather more than 600 people
June 22-23 Yakutsk will host 5
Congress of the public movement "Assembly of the Peoples of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)." The Congress expresses the interests of multiethnic population of the region and promotes the implementation of state national policy in the republic.
Association of World Reindeer Herders on Food Culture of Northern peoples
Association of World Reindeer Herders organized 40 seminars on food culture and climate change in the places of residence of indigenous peoples in the northern regions of Russia, Europe, the United States and Canada.
Canadian Alexandra Grigorieva from Yakutia awarded the medal of the World Assembly of Turkic Peoples
The World Assembly of Turkic Peoples congratuleted Grigorieva Alexandra Mikhailovna on 70th anniversary and awarded her with the
medal of the first degree for services to the Turkic peoples of the world and Humanity.
Center for reindeer herders training proposed to open in Yakutsk
© Artyom Geodakyan/TASS
In particular, the center will train specialists with knowledge of English
Commissioner for the Rights of Indigenous Minorities of the North to be elected in Yakutia
Public organizations can nominate their candidate
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